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Authenticity is the key to success in sustainable travel 

Let me say this right off the bat – travel and tourism is going through a sustainability revolution. It’s not about if or even when. It’s already happening and corona has just accelerated the transition. This post will go over what should be a basic truth but everything bears repeating. And you will not profit from the transition to sustainability unless you get …

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The holidays we will crave when travel resumes

When will travel resume? Will it ever return to what it once was? We have so many questions and there are so many unknowns right now. What is clear, though, is that the crisis is forcing a change and while it is fresh in our memories, we will crave different kinds of holidays. This is not necessarily bad news. In fact, on Earth Day last …

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The powerful promise of new hospitality partnerships

areThe coronavirus forces businesses to shut down and greatly affects the hospitality and tourism industries. Companies are showing their resilience through new hospitality partnerships and inviting consumers to adapt. Restaurants and coffee shops set up delivery services, introduced gift cards and vouchers. All to encourage customer spending and to ensure visits for when the crisis calms down. Tour operators, airlines and hotels also …

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Rent ‘n Connect: Offering connectivity with affordability

As the world looks at ways to grapple with the ongoing coronavirus, connectivity in times like these remains crucial. Be it for travelers or employees stranded at destinations with limited access to WIFI or just areas with limited public access to the internet, Rent ‘n Connect is working hard to ensure connectivity at all times. Our founder Richard Lindberg met with the team …

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The sustainability-conscious hospitality event you need to know about

After a successful event in Istanbul last month, One Planet Rating founder and CEO Richard Lindberg is headed to Amsterdam in March to attend a conference, conducted by I Meet Hotel, as a panelist. Richard is participating in the discussion on how the hospitality industry can up their game in the sustainability race. Krakow-based organization I Meet Hotel, the organizers behind the conference, …

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The most influential sustainable tourism trends of 2019

Whether you agree or disagree with her, there’s hardly a chance you could have ignored Greta Thunberg this year. And if you did, US President Donald Trump made sure the teen and her message reached headlines. Greta’s environmental movement gathered steam in 2019 and her travels and calls to actions have inspired many to adopt sustainable tourism in the past year. Here are …

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Connecting hoteliers to the future of hospitality: The mission of I Meet Hotel

Our founder and CEO Richard Lindberg is headed to Istanbul next month to participate in a conference conducted by I Meet Hotel. Richard is participating in the discussion on how the hospitality industry can lessen its environmental footprint. We were interested in getting to know I Meet Hotel, the organizers behind the conference. As it prepares to host its third event, …

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What is slow travel? Why you should take a pause and experience your next trip through new eyes.

Photo by Homero Esparza Guillen from Pexels Traveling can be one of the most rewarding and memorable experiences, especially if done right.  Learning about new places, exploring cultures and meeting new people. But have you ever felt exhausted after returning from your trip? Have you felt that you need a vacation after your vacation to relax and wind down? Many of us have …

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5 ways you can help reduce over-tourism

So we’ve seen how over-tourism has been killing destinations across the world. One of our blog contributors, Silvija Rumiha, founder of Zero Waste Bali – Bali’s first zero waste bulk store – inspired us with her story on tackling the ill effects of over-tourism on the island. Silvia’s journey may seem daunting and not easily replicable. Still there are a …

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Don’t forget doing this on your next Overlanding trip

Our latest blog post is penned by Evelin Weiss from the team at OverlandSite. If you’re keen on knowing more about overlanding or how you can make your trip a lot more environmentally friendly, read on. With great overlanding and extensive experience, the team at OverlandSite.com is amongst the best, promoting this way of travel, combining fun and adventure. When someone wants to go …

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